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April 10, 2018

206 RULE UPDATE - Cylinder Head Gasket

Date 4/10/18Update Type: Effective Immediately, Non-impacting  Briggs & Stratton 206 HEAD GASKET Rules Set Reminder and UpdateAs we move get into the 2018 race season there is a downward trend in the thickness of...

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January 17, 2018

2018 Briggs & Stratton 206 Engine Rule Set Released

The beauty of the Briggs & Stratton 206 engine program is stability. To save time we updated the rule set press release from 2015.  Similar to our approach to rule set changes all updates to our 2015 press release...

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August 11, 2017

206 Clutch Rule Update - EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY 8/11/17

Included in this update is a clarification of the driver and standard driver conversion as a non-tech item to prevent any future confusion. This updated language is highlighted in red. The official Briggs & Stratton 206...

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May 1, 2017

Briggs & Stratton 206 side cover gasket visual UPDATE

“The 206 sealed design allows us to implement an automotive style approach to sealing which is not practical on our other race engines due to the nature of how they are used”, stated David Klaus, Director –...

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June 29, 2017

What is WRONG with karting?

 With the number of times that this topic comes up I feel is worth talking about.  While the cost of tires, the lack of leadership and the like all play a role in limiting the growth I take a different view point...

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May 24, 2017

What is Briggs & Stratton Racing doing to protect the integrity of the 206 program?

The beauty of a blog is that I can share some of the efforts we are taking to maintain cost effective racing.  Rumors are amazing in that they can fuel our mind to create a narrative that becomes fact even if word...

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February 25, 2017

An Open Letter to Dirt Kart Racers

Let me start by saying that I am passionate about racing because I love it. From the families and friends I have met to the adrenaline and nerves I still get on the warm up lap, it’s my life. I have raced and been...

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